Susan explains it all

I could quote Susan Sontag day in, day out. She was a true wisdom shitter. I know that this word doesn't exist, but it should. Susan had so much wisdom inside of her, which gushed out, which became essays and interviews and diaries. She had wise words for all the important issues in a woman's life:



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Strength not to endure, (...) but strength to act.












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The city is based on the principle that the seasons (Nature) don't, needn't matter. Hence, automatic air-conditioning, central heating, the taxi, etc.






and most importantly:


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She felt herself needing more and more sleep. When she awoke in the morning, she thought of when she might lie down again - and when she would sleep.







Quotes are taken from Reborn: Journals and Notebooks, 1947-1963 by Susan Sontag.